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2017 Offshore Technology Conference

By |March 29th, 2017|Categories: Newsroom|

The 2017 Offshore Technology Conference is quickly approaching.  Be sure to visit us at booth #3839 to take your annual X-904 photo and check out our newest OSHA Man Basket.  The conference is May 1-4 [...]

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Introducing Our New OMB Baskets

By |March 23rd, 2017|Categories: Newsroom|

In response to giving our customers the best possible product choices,  BPC is excited to announce two new options for the OSHA Man Basket, a single passenger basket (OMB-1) or a forklift capable man basket [...]

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Employee Spotlight

By |March 23rd, 2017|Categories: Newsroom|

We would like to introduce Tracy Horner as the newest member of the BPC Customer Service Team.  Tracy comes to us with several years of customer service experience and we are confident she will give [...]

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7 Interesting Facts About Offshore Oil Rigs

By |March 23rd, 2017|Categories: Newsroom|

by Thomas Kuegler originally posted December 23, 2016 Offshore oil rigs have always fascinated me. The idea that workers live just above the ocean extracting oil from the earth’s crust for weeks on end is [...]

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President’s Corner: 60 Years of Billy Pugh Co.

By |March 23rd, 2017|Categories: President's Corner|

2017 marks the 60 year of Billy Pugh Co.  Billy actually built the first personnel basket in 1955 and then incorporated the company in 1957.  As the story goes, Billy was a deck hand on [...]

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President’s Corner: The challenges continue

By |December 9th, 2016|Categories: Newsroom|

As everyone knows reading this letter, the offshore oil and gas industry is in the midst of one of its most challenging downturns in history.  I thought it would be appropriate to let the end [...]

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President’s Corner: The Myth of Self Righting Devices

By |May 11th, 2016|Categories: President's Corner|

There has been a lot of talk recently in our industry of "self righting" of transfer devices.  So much, we had a client ask about the importance of “self-righting” personnel transfer devices.  The following is [...]

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President’s Corner: Survival in the downturn

By |November 30th, 2015|Categories: Newsroom, President's Corner|

I was recently interviewed on KPRC 950’s Texas Business Radio about surviving the downturn and was asked how we are handling this latest price reduction in commodities. Since Billy Pugh Company is so connected to [...]

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New Option for 8 year X-904’s

By |November 30th, 2015|Categories: Newsroom|

When the X-904 was first introduced, we knew that it would be different than the X-800 series personnel nets in many ways. One such way was that we recommend that the X-800 be replaced after [...]

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X-904 10 Year Anniversary

By |November 30th, 2015|Categories: Newsroom|

It’s hard to believe that 10 years have passed since Billy Pugh Company introduced the revolutionary X-904 personnel transfer device; a complete design departure from anything seen before in the offshore oil and gas industry. [...]

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